A way to diagnose a severe neurological disorder can’t be patented as it covers a law of nature, a U.S. appeals court ruled Wednesday in a closely watched case that sought to clarify the patenting for medical diagnostic tests and instead has resulted in calls for Congress to step in.
Elon Musk announced Thursday he had released all of the electric carmaker Tesla’s patents, as part of an effort to fight climate change.
Some scientists in India have welcomed a supreme court ruling that reinstates a patent on genetically modified cotton that had been quashed by a lower court. They say the decision to uphold the intellectual-property rights of seed maker Monsanto could help reverse a decline in biotechnology research in agriculture in the country.
Oppo has reportedly filed two applications at World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) for alternate ways to make the punch-hole selfie camera more useful. The two patents are titled, ‘Mobile phone with app icon interface’, and they show the selfie sensor inside the punch-hole on the top left edge of the smartphone display screen. […]
DUSA Pharmaceuticals, Inc. a wholly owned subsidiary of Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. announced that DUSA has been granted preliminary injunctive relief by a federal district court prohibiting defendants Biofrontera Inc., Biofrontera Bioscience GmbH, Biofrontera Pharma GmbH, and Biofrontera AG (together known as “Biofrontera”) from using DUSA’s confidential and proprietary trade secret information.
The patent discusses safety warnings on self -driving cars’ windshields, in order to prevent accidents that would involve pedestrians and other cars.
Tyler Lee in Ubergizmo wrote on Tuesday that in a patent discovered by BuzzFeed News, Facebook has a patent discussion of how to predict where you might go in the future. The patent was filed last year in May. The title is “Offline Trajectories.”
A newly published patent has sparked rumours about future Sony consoles and backwards compatibility. The full application – which certainly appears to be legitimate – is pretty overwhelming, but it essentially details the live remastering of textures from old games and replacing them “on the fly” with shiny new ones better suited to […]
Today, ETi Solid State Lighting, Inc. (ETi), an innovative leader in the LED lighting industry, announced to customers and the Residential, Commercial, and Industrial lighting markets that their application to patent the Color Preference® technology they have been implementing across a range of new products in their LED lighting assortment was approved and […]
Patents with Ha-Ha-Ho-Ho-He-He
It is widely acknowledged that patent is a serious business, not a laughing matter. However, it is difficult to believe that patents can lack one of the most vital factor of human existence viz humor, especially if they are associated with almost every single thing in this world. […]